About Corky York
Corky York – Born May 3, 1984
The Corkster is a 27-year-old college graduate from the suburbs of Philadelphia. Corky keeps a close group of friends and is very loyal to them. He is cool, calm, and collected as they like to say. Mr. York takes pride in his level-headedness and vast amount of common sense. He is a lover of sports, especially the Philadelphia teams. He has seen many things, done various activities, tasted many foods, and traveled all over. He has gone skydiving, zorbing (wet & dry). He has been to numerous concerts and sporting events including playoff games and participating in the World Series of Beer Pong twice. Corky was also a high school All-American in Track & Field. He’s been to The Preakness, a NASCAR race, a broadway show (Les Mis), the Moulin Rouge in Paris, the Conan O’Brien Show, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, a Phillies World Series Parade, participated in the Mummers Parade, and seen Walking With Dinosaurs. He has been to the top of The Empire State Building, The Sears Tower, and The Eiffel Tower. He has been to the Glockenspiel, the Cathedral of Notre Dame, the Statue of Liberty, Times Square, Disney World, Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, the Red Light District in Amsterdam, a rave in Switzerland, and the largest night club in the world (La Vela in Panama City Beach, FL). He rode a gondola in the Venice canals, saw the Mona Lisa, saw the Liberty Bell, and drank at a beer hall in Munich (The Hofbrauhaus). These things are part of what makes Corky himself, and they are some of the things that he will be sharing with his readers. Corky will also entertain readers with his tastes in music, movies, television, mental & physical health, and local & world news. Feel free to ask Corky for his opinions or advice on any topic as he has a vast world of knowledge to share with you.
Concerts Attended: Tom Petty, Willie Nelson, Stone Temple Pilots, Alice in Chains, Weezer, Jack Johnson, Taking Back Sunday, Brand New, Something Corporate, Saves the Day, The Get Up Kids, The Goo Goo Dolls, Justin Timberlake, The Roots, Jay-Z, 50 Cent, Busta Rhymes, Kanye, Rihanna, NERD, Talib Kweli & Mos Def, Lil Wayne, Young Jeezy, Drake, Nicki Minaj, Naughty By Nature, John Legend, Eryka Badu, Lauren Hill, KRS One, Slick Rick, Rakim, A Tribe Called Quest, Snoop Dogg, and Wu-Tang Clan.
Travel: He has traveled to Philadelphia, NYC, Chicago, Los Angeles, Vegas, Cleveland, Florida (Orlando, Saint Augustine, & Panama City Beach), Alabama, South Carolina (Columbia & Charleston), Maine, Rochester NY, 1000 Islands, Cancun, Montreal, London, Amsterdam, Munich, Austria, Venice, Lucerne (Swiss Alps), Paris, and the Jersey Shore.